Seabrook, John William (Leading Signalman, HMAS Sydney)

Unit HMAS Sydney
Places
Accession Number 1DRL/0669
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 3 wallets
Object type Diary
Maker Seabrook, John William
Place made At sea
Date made 1913-1918; 2009
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Diaries of Leading Signalman John William Seabrook, describing voyages and actions of the HMAS Sydney, from commissioning in 1913 to end of the First World War. Covers places visited, escorting convoys, Sydney-Emden encounter and other actions, submarines and zeppelins. Includes drawings, diagrams, stamps of places visited. Also includes a bound and typed transcript of original diaries, transcribed in 2009 by Christina Abbott, Museum of HMAS Cerberus.